Plan your days at the 2017 IHSPA convention

The full schedule and programming for the 2017 IHSPA state high school journalism convention is near completion, but here is an outline of the two days and information about the ...

New on-site contests available at 2017 convention

Students attending the 2017 IHSPA state convention have the opportunity to participate in one of 12 on-site competitions on Thursday evening, Oct. 19. Participants will be assessed on their journalistic ...

Reserve lodging for Thursday night of convention

For those of you staying the Thursday night of state convention, here is a list of lodging within 15 miles of Franklin that are rated three out of five stars ...


IHSPA membership form now available online

Now that everyone has taken care of their beginning-of-the-year forms, here’s one ...

2017 convention registration now open

Schools may now register for the 2017 IHSPA Indiana high school journalism ...

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2017 Hoosier Star finalists announced

IHSPA is proud to announce the finalists for the 2017 Hoosier Star awards. These student publications will be recognized during the IHSPA state convention at Franklin College, Oct. 19-20, with the winners being announced following the keynote speaker Friday morning: Yearbook Hoosier Stars (2015-2016 school year) Division I (fewer than 1,000 students) Bishop Chatard HS – […]

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Applications, nominations now available online

IHSPA members may now submit 2017-2018 board applications and/or 2017 award nominations. Just select what it is you wish to submit for the appropriate form. Award nomination forms: Ella Sengenberger Indiana Journalism Teacher of the Year Dr. Louis Ingelhart Friend of the High School Press Award School Administrator of the Year Please try to limit […]

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IHSPA, Franklin College name new director

Franklin College and IHSPA have selected Ryan Gunterman as the new executive director of the Indiana High School Press Association. Most IHSPA advisers already know Ryan as a strong supporter of IHSPA. He received the Ella Sengenberger Adviser of the Year award and served as IHSPA board president early in his career. He received recognition […]

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